MTV Jobs: 8 MTV Jobs You Need to Know

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NEW YORK - AUGUST 20, 2018: Kylie Jenner attends the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall on August 20, 2018, in New York. ( JStone / Shutterstock.com)

Are you looking for a job? MTV is now hiring.

Are you looking for a job in the entertainment industry? If so, here’s a list of great job opportunities for you. MTV is now hiring and looking for producers, directors, managers, social media enthusiasts, and other major job opportunities.

Since MTV first stated, the Viacom owned channel is headquartered in New York City. Launched in 1981, the channel first aired music videos hosted by video jockeys. Since then, the show has toned down the amount of music programming and now consists of comedy, drama and reality original programming. MTV is now an international channel and appears in 90.6 million American Households.

As Viacom Careers explains, “At Viacom, our employees are our biggest stars. We believe that great ideas come from everywhere, and we want to hear yours. Interested in joining our team?”

MTV Jobs Now Hiring

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LOS ANGELES – APR 9: MTV Emblem at the 2016 MTV Movie Awards Arrivals at the Warner Brothers Studio on April 9, 2016 in Burbank, CA (Helga Esteb / Shutterstock.com)

Viacom Media Networks Multiplatform Production is seeking a highly motivated associate producer to handle the day-to-day maintenance of branded websites and apps. This producer will work closely with editorial, programming, integrated marketing, design and tech teams to ensure the most recent episodic and ancillary content is being displayed accurately across all platforms. 

The Social Media Manager will support and work with the Social Media Director and MTV News team in a variety of tasks and daily operations, including writing and overseeing distribution of social media content (i.e. promotion of MTV News stories and digital/social content, on-the-ground executions, and paid social campaigns) from start to finish (strategy, planning, execution, reporting).  

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Chris Pratt at the 2016 MTV Movie Awards held at the Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, USA on April 9, 2016. (Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com)

Viacom Digital Studios is seeking a Supervising Producer to join the digital arm of BET. Top candidates will demonstrate a passion for content development, video production and a proven track record of leading a project from its earliest starting point through to delivery. 

MTV Networks & MTV Studios seeks an experienced development executive to join the Original Programming team as Vice President, Scripted. The VP, Scripted will oversee scripted programming for MTV & MTV Studios.

MTV is looking for an experienced and passionate Senior Director of Social Media to develop and execute strategy for our brand across all social platforms.  The ideal candidate will be actively engaged with the trends in digital media today and have a thorough understanding of existing and emerging social media platforms. 

The Director of Production will report to the VP, Production and assist in overseeing the Production team. Additionally, they will focus on the logistics and budgeting of Viacom Special Events and oversee of the production component of those events. 

 

Viacom is home to the world’s premier entertainment brands that connect with audiences through compelling content across television, motion picture, online and mobile platforms in over 160 countries and territories. 

• Serves as lead on high-profile projects, including tentpole events and marquee, non-scripted content • Brings to the role strong relationships with a wide range of media (consumer/trade, etc.) • Crafts key talking points; oversees internal and external messaging around projects • Creates press strategies for key series across all three brands • Manages junior staff on select projects • 

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